Counterpoint – Covid Update
Ontario is entering strict new restrictions. What does this mean and how will it effect the rest of Canada?
Counterpoint – Who’s Who of the CPC Break Down What it is to be a Member
The Conservative Party of Canada has its annual convention coming up. We get the update on what it takes to become a member and what the convention will look like in the covid era.
Counterpoint – Politics, Patients and Privilege
Author Dr. Shawn Whatley discusses his latest book, When Politics Comes Before Patients, examining Canada’s socialized healthcare system and its care delivery.
Counterpoint – Current Issues Panel
The Current Issues panel weighs in on vacationing politicians, new provincial lockdown arrests, and why travelers still need to quarantine after testing negative.
Counterpoint – A Healthy Critique of Canadian Society
Prof. Bruce Pardy explores critical theory, its roots, and how it has permeated Canadian Universities.
Counterpoint – Year in Review
Tanya and News Forum colleague Nathaniel Dueck discuss some of the most newsy moments of 2020.
Counterpoint – Theo Fleury Discusses How His Pain Became His Purpose
Theo Fleury joins Tanya to discuss his life, his NHL career, and his present work helping those who’ve experienced trauma.
Counterpoint – Delta Hospice Society and C-7 Update
In the wake of euthanasia expansion bill C-7 passing third reading, Angelina Ireland, Alex Schadenberg, and Dr. John Patrick share their perspective.
Counterpoint – Current Issues Panel
Tanya leads a panel discussion to discuss current events and issues of the day.
Counterpoint – Christmas Charities Overcoming COVID
Tanya invites various charities to discuss how they have been able to surmount obstacles from their Christmas campaigns.
Counterpoint – Dying for Treatment
How many Canadians die each year while waiting for surgeries? Dr. Shawn Whatley, Dr. Brian Day, and Colin Craig discuss the latest numbers.
Counterpoint – Can Canadians Trust the Covid-19 Vaccine?
Dr. Stephen Malthouse and Ted Kuntz of Vaccine Choice Canada join Tanya to share their safety and efficacy concerns surrounding the COVID vaccine.
Counterpoint – Canada’s Spike in Opioid Deaths
Chief Coroner of British Columbia joins Tanya to discuss the recent spike of illicit opioid deaths.
Counterpoint – COVID’s Impact on the Travel Sector
Tanya discusses the current state of the travel sector during COVID, and various workarounds as winter approaches and Canadians look to travel South.
Counterpoint – COVID’s Impact on Small Business
Dan Kelly of Canadian Federation of Independant Businesses offers the unvarnished truth on the state of small business with COVID lockdowns.
Counterpoint – Canada’s Plastic Ban
Is the newly announced plastics ban necessary and fair? Tanya is joined by lawyer Hugh Scher and Laura Hardman of Oceanwise.
Counterpoint – Abortion Bubble Zones in Canada
Lawyers Philip Horgan and Albertos Polizogopoulos join Tanya to explore abortion bubble zones in Canada.
Counterpoint – Our Legal Rights vs. Government Restrictions
Tanya discusses the latest COVID lockdowns across Canada. Anthony Furey, Dr. Christian Elia, Pastor Henry Hildebrandt, and Lisa Bildy join in on the discussion.
Counterpoint – Targeted Threats on Canadian Soil
Iranian dissidents in Canada share their experience of being targeted here on Canadian soil.
Counterpoint – Government Restrictions and The Civil Rights of Canadians
Tanya examines the various COVID civil liberty infringements and related litigation with Lisa Bildy, lawyer with the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms.
Counterpoint – How Oil and Gas Could Rebuild the Canadian Economy
Gwyn Morgan, writer and founding CEO of EnCana, joins Tanya to examine how Canada could emerge from COVID through the oil and gas sector.
Counterpoint – Are Covid-19 Cutbacks equal for Public and Private Sector
Has the civil service bore their fair share of cutbacks, as the private sector has during COVID? Colin Craig of Second Street shares his research.
Counterpoint – Global Pressure Against Chinese Oppression in Hong Kong
Senator Leo Housakos, and Gloria Fung of Canada-Hong Kong Link join Tanya to discuss Communist Chinese oppression in Hong Kong.
Counterpoint – A Life in Someone Else’s Hands
Medical doctors and one family’s personal experience are shared as Tanya explores federal Bill C-7, which seeks to expand euthanasia in Canada.
Counterpoint – The Threat to Our Freedoms and Rights
Controversial ‘Bill 21’ goes under the microscope as lawyers and law makers join Tanya to weigh in with their expert opinions.
Counterpoint – A Deeper Perspective on The US Election Results
Tanya discusses the ongoing US election saga with Colorado Senator Kevin Lundberg & Maryscott Greenwood of the Canadian-American Business Council.
Counterpoint – The Dangers of The Conversion Therapy Ban Bill
Tanya and Dr. Ann Gillies explore how Bill C-6, the “Conversion Therapy” ban bill, will impact families in Canada.
Counterpoint – Why We Must Never Forget
In this special Remembrance week program, veterans’ rights advocate Sean Bruyea shares the ongoing plight of those who’ve served our nation.
Counterpoint – Why We Need to Remember
John Robson shares the history, glory and honour of Canadians in battle in this special Remembrance week program.
Counterpoint – Challenges in The Prairies
Former MPs The Hon. Gerry Ritz and David Anderson discuss issues facing Saskatchewan in the coming months, and within the provincial election.
Counterpoint – The Future of Pharmacare
Is a National Pharmacare program needed in Canada? Can we afford it? Dr. Joel Lexchin and Dr. Stephen Morgan weigh in on the discussion.
Counterpoint – Are Lockdowns The Answer?
Are government COVID lockdowns actually effective? Dr. Matthew Strauss, Dr. Robert Sergeant, Dr. Scott Masson and Anthony Furey join the discussion.
Counterpoint – Cybersecurity Threats to Canada
Tanya is joined by experts to discuss whether or not Canada is prepared to handle a cybersecurity threat
Counterpoint – The Clean Fuel Standard Explained
Tanya discusses the federal Clean Fuel Standard, and its impact on the economy, industry and families’ pocketbooks.
Counterpoint – Real Estate and COVID-19
Sean Morrison, President of the Ontario Real Estate Association, joins Tanya with his thoughts on current trends and the future of the Real Estate Market.
Counterpoint – How Our Country Was Shaped
Author Brian Lee Crowley joins Tanya to discuss his latest book Gardeners vs. Designers.
Counterpoint – The Legal Challenges of Political Correctness
Tanya examines the impact political correctness has had on the legal profession. Guests Lisa Bildy and Jared Brown.
Counterpoint – BC Heads to the Polls
As BC heads to the polls, a panel of experts discuss some of the leading issues facing the province. Guests Andrew Saxton and Kris Sims.
Counterpoint – Controversial film and The Sexualization of Children
Dr. Judith Reisman joins Tanya to discuss the sexualization of children in the Netflix movie Cuties.
Counterpoint – Tensions Over Arctic Land
Tanya is joined by experts to unpack why Canada’s arctic region is becoming a key strategic area for natural resources and source of international dispute.
Counterpoint – Debate Over New Nuclear Waste Site
Tanya has a candid conversation about nuclear waste, and the differing perspectives surrounding one Ontario farming town targeted as a bury site.
Counterpoint – Disability Challenges
Former Lt. Governor of Ontario, Hon. David Onley, examines the challenges of persons living with disabilities, in and out of COVID.
Counterpoint – Canadian Taxation and Debt
Counterpoint – The US Presidential Election
Tanya examines the US Presidential election and its impact globally.
Counterpoint – School Choice in Canada
What does school choice look like in Canada? Academics and parents join in on the discussion.
Counterpoint – Covid’s Impact on Mental Health
Experts weigh in on COVID’s impact on mental health patients and service delivery in Canada.
Counterpoint – Assisted Death
Should one B.C. Hospice be forced to perform assisted death? Angelina Ireland of Delta Hospice and palliative care MD Margaret Cottle share their perspective.
Counterpoint – Covid’s Deadly Impact on Long Term Care Centres
After COVID’s deadly impact on Long Term Care centres, Tanya explores the future of LTCs with Sharon Goulding-Collins and Dr. Margaret Cottle.
Counterpoint – Government Control In Post Pandemic Canada
Tanya looks into the issue of Government control in a post pandemic Canada including the new issues surrounding passports.
Counterpoint – Unpacking The Real Cost Of Green Energy Initiatives To Everyday Canadians
The President of the Canadian Tax Payers Federation and the President of Canadians for Affordable Energy join Tanya to unpack the real cost of green energy initiatives to everyday Canadians.
Meet The Host
Tanya Granic AllenHost
Tanya Granic Allen
Tanya Granic Allen is a Canadian commentator, social advocate, political activist, wife and mother.
Tanya is an accomplished national and international speaker and advocate for public policy around family, children, and women’s rights, including her participation in several UN Conferences. She is also the former president of Parents As First Educators (PAFE), an Ontario-based parental rights advocacy group.
More recently, Tanya was a candidate for the leadership of Ontario’s Progressive Conservative party. There, she brought discussions to the forefront on issues such as Ontario’s sex education curriculum, the Green Energy contracts controversy, and carbon taxation.
Tanya has appeared on several media outlets, including: EWTN, The CBC, CTV, City TV, The National Post, and the Globe and Mail. She is a regular contributor on the Jerry Agar Show on CFRB 1010, and The Post Millennial.